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Yankees: On Why Greg Bird Is Not Nick Johnson 2.0

The prevailing tendency of comparing Greg Bird to former Yankees first baseman, Nick Johnson, except to insert “oft-injured” in the description, and therefore casting Bird…

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Yankees keeps it simple – Just do your job and pass the baton

The Yankees of 2017 are marked by a brand of cohesiveness that is summed up in two three word captions. First, do your job. Second,…

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Yankees: Not to worry, it’s CC Sabathia with the ball in Game 3

The Yankees have the Astros right where they want ’em, right? Down 2-0, it’s deja vu all over again as Yogi Berra would say, with the…

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Yankees: Sonny Gray pushed back with cause and reason

When the Yankees rotation for the ALCS was announced, one name was noticeably missing. True to form, there are good reasons behind the Yankees thinking….

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Yankees: Moments from the Miracle on 161st Street – Game Five

Yankees fans may not be entirely sure yet last night’s Game 5 win over the Indians was a miracle. But there were some critical moments…

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Yankees Fans: Do we feel better that the Red Sox Lost?

The Yankees may be teetering on the edge of extinction in the 2017 playoffs, but they are not the Boston Red Sox who were eliminated…

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Yankees: The Greg Bird coupon is officially redeemed

The Yankees waited and waited. Their fans waited and waited. No one believed they would ever see their injured starting first baseman in a Yankees…

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Yankees: It just might be the Indians are a better team this year

The Yankees went into this thing playing with house money. Picked as no better than a .500 team by most pundits in April, the team…

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